Petroleum Engineering Specialist -Middle East

Job Title: Petroleum Engineering Specialist -Middle East
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Houston, United States
Salary: $200000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-08-16
Reference: BH-88109
Contact Name: Travis Lane
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 17, 2018 13:34

Job Description

POSITION TITLE:  Petroleum Engineering Specialist – Reservoir Management – Resident Expat

LOCATION: Middle East

NES Global Talent is a leading global technical recruitment company providing professional contract and permanent staff to a diverse world-wide client base within multiple industries. Our client, one of the largest fully integrated oil & gas companies, has facilities and operations all around the globe. They growing their expert engineering team at their E&P engineering center based in the Middle East and looking to add a petroleum engineering specialist to focus on reservoir management. This position will be a long-term resident expat based position.


Petroleum Engineering Specialist – Reservoir Management – Resident Expat

  • Help with the management of some of the largest onshore and offshore oil field
  • Conduct pioneering research along with introducing new technologies related to reservoir management
  • Provide expert advice and guidance in reservoir management, from design, participation, and implementation
  • Prepare reservoir engineering input into drilling and work-over proposals and programs
  • Train and mentor junior engineering
  • Provide recommend advanced completion techniques for horizontal and multi-lateral wells
  • Formulate reservoir development, data acquisition, strategic surveillance and monitoring master-plans to ensure optimal development and depletion strategies


Petroleum Engineering Specialist – Reservoir Management – Resident Expat

  • BS Chemical or Petroleum Engineering, MS preferred
  • 15+ years of experience in oil reservoir management; waterflood experience highly preferred
  • Strong experience with RE Fundamentals and Reservoir simulation
  • Experience working for a major operator
  • Must have extensive experience with SCAL
  • Experience with EOR; immiscible/miscible gas injection, polymer, etc.
  • Needs to be hands-on technical expert